The median annual salary for a Systems Architect was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

System Architect
South West / Dorset
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Architect 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.63% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £62,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +25.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 470 514 589
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 99.37% 99.81% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 418 464 466
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Systems Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset that featured Systems Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Architect in Dorset

Systems Architect
Salary Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Architect in Dorset.

Salary trend for Systems Architect in Dorset

Systems Architect
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Architect within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole - 3 £55,000 - 1
Systems Architect
South West

Systems Architect Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Systems Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region featuring Systems Architect in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) UML
1 5 (83.33%) Presales
2 2 (33.33%) Smartcard
2 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) Electronics
3 1 (16.67%) LabVIEW
3 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (16.67%) CPLD

Systems Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Smartcard
2 1 (16.67%) CPLD
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Presales
1 5 (83.33%) UML
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
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